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Merrill is a city in Lincoln County.
It is the county seat.
The community was named after S.S. Merrill, railroad executive.
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Wisconsin named Merrill. For links to other places called Merrill, WI, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Merrill is 45.180N. The longitude is -89.683W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,266 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 10,164.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Merrill demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Lincoln County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 54452 ZIP code.
48% of Merrill residents report German ancestry, and 8% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Merrill ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Merrill was $17,429, compared with $21,587 nationally.
14% of Merrill residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Median rent in Merrill, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $364. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $837.
Libraries in Merrill include T.B. Scott Free Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Merrill include Merrill Foto News
Lincoln County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Merrill political report.
The average commute time for Merrill workers is 15 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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